Happy Halloween from the Garden!

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Hello gardening friends & followers! We haven’t blogged since mid summer!  We temporarily suspended our vegetable gardening and traveled for a little bit.  We are happy to be back working in the garden beds!

We have been composting and replenishing our garden boxes. The purple beans are back (as requested by our little gardeners), and we are bringing indoors a few herbs and a young moringa in preparation for the coming winter. But my favorite thing about fall gardening is the crisp lettuce!!!

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Halloween Crafting: Monster Jar Luminaries

 

When we haven’t been in the garden, we have been playing with the kids.  This month we upcycled some old pickle jars into monster jar luminaries!

 
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We simply:

Painted the glass jars with acrylic paint (careful it stains).

Spray painted the lids.

Used a sharpie to draw on monster faces!

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We hope you are having a wonderful autumn and will have more blog posts coming soon!!!

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One response to this post.

  1. Posted by Suzanne Amsel on October 31, 2013 at 4:17 pm

    Very cute idea!

    Reply

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